Art GIFs Bring Technological Relics Back From The Dead [Video]
Artist Jim Golden proves that obsolete technology is worthy of our admiration, not just our ridicule.
Rummaging around a thrift store in rural Oregon, Portland-based photographer Jim Golden found an old brick cell phone. Once so familiar, the object captured his imagination, and he’s been looking at gadgets differently ever since. “Since finding it, similar bits and pieces of old technology and media kept grabbing my attention,” Golden told Workbook. “These photos are reminders that progress has a price and our efforts have an expiration date.”